Human Development Index

scale 0-1, 1990–2019

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Australia 0.87
    2. United States 0.87
    3. Canada 0.85
    4. Norway 0.85
    5. Switzerland 0.84
    6. Netherlands 0.84
    7. New Zealand 0.83
    8. Sweden 0.82
    9. Japan 0.82
    10. Belgium 0.81
    11. Germany 0.81
    12. Iceland 0.81
    13. Denmark 0.81
    14. Austria 0.80
    15. Israel 0.80
    16. Luxembourg 0.80
    17. Finland 0.79
    18. France 0.79
    19. Hong Kong 0.78
    20. United Kingdom 0.78
    21. Italy 0.78
    22. Slovenia 0.77
    23. Ireland 0.77
    24. Brunei 0.77
    25. Spain 0.76
    26. Greece 0.76
    27. Malta 0.75
    28. Qatar 0.75
    29. Bahrain 0.75
    30. Slovakia 0.74
    31. Czech Republic 0.74
    32. Lithuania 0.74
    33. Estonia 0.74
    34. Cyprus 0.74
    35. Russia 0.74
    36. Barbados 0.73
    37. South Korea 0.73
    38. Ukraine 0.73
    39. Libya 0.72
    40. United Arab Emirates 0.72
    41. Serbia 0.72
    42. Singapore 0.72
    43. Portugal 0.72
    44. Argentina 0.72
    45. Poland 0.72
    46. Latvia 0.71
    47. Hungary 0.71
    48. Bulgaria 0.71
    49. Romania 0.71
    50. Chile 0.71
    51. Kuwait 0.71
    52. Saudi Arabia 0.70
    53. Uruguay 0.69
    54. Kazakhstan 0.69
    55. Moldova 0.69
    56. Cuba 0.68
    57. Croatia 0.68
    58. Panama 0.68
    59. Trinidad and Tobago 0.67
    60. Costa Rica 0.67
    61. Fiji 0.66
    62. Mexico 0.66
    63. Armenia 0.65
    64. Tonga 0.65
    65. Albania 0.65
    66. Ecuador 0.65
    67. Jamaica 0.65
    68. Venezuela 0.64
    69. Malaysia 0.64
    70. Kyrgyzstan 0.64
    71. Samoa 0.63
    72. Sri Lanka 0.63
    73. South Africa 0.63
    74. Jordan 0.63
    75. Mauritius 0.62
    76. Tajikistan 0.62
    77. Brazil 0.61
    78. Gabon 0.61
    79. Peru 0.61
    80. Belize 0.61
    81. Colombia 0.60
    82. Dominican Republic 0.60
    83. Paraguay 0.60
    84. Philippines 0.59
    85. Turkey 0.58
    86. Namibia 0.58
    87. Mongolia 0.58
    88. Thailand 0.58
    89. Botswana 0.57
    90. Algeria 0.57
    91. Tunisia 0.57
    92. Iran 0.57
    93. Iraq 0.56
    94. Bolivia 0.55
    95. Syria 0.55
    96. Egypt 0.55
    97. Guyana 0.55
    98. Swaziland 0.54
    99. El Salvador 0.54
    100. Indonesia 0.52
    101. Honduras 0.52
    102. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.50
    103. China 0.50
    104. Lesotho 0.50
    105. Nicaragua 0.50
    106. Vietnam 0.48
    107. Kenya 0.48
    108. Guatemala 0.48
    109. Zimbabwe 0.48
    110. Ghana 0.47
    111. Morocco 0.46
    112. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.45
    113. Cameroon 0.45
    114. India 0.43
    115. Zambia 0.42
    116. Haiti 0.41
    117. Togo 0.41
    118. Laos 0.41
    119. Ivory Coast 0.40
    120. Pakistan 0.40
    121. Yemen 0.40
    122. Mauritania 0.40
    123. Bangladesh 0.39
    124. Nepal 0.39
    125. Papua New Guinea 0.38
    126. Senegal 0.38
    127. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.37
    128. Tanzania 0.37
    129. Cambodia 0.37
    130. Benin 0.36
    131. Gambia 0.35
    132. Burma (Myanmar) 0.34
    133. Central African Republic 0.33
    134. Malawi 0.33
    135. Sudan 0.33
    136. Uganda 0.32
    137. Afghanistan 0.30
    138. Burundi 0.30
    139. Sierra Leone 0.29
    140. Guinea 0.28
    141. Rwanda 0.25
    142. Mali 0.23
    143. Mozambique 0.23
    144. Niger 0.22
    2019 Ranking
    1. Norway 0.96
    2. Ireland 0.96
    3. Switzerland 0.96
    4. Hong Kong 0.95
    5. Iceland 0.95
    6. Germany 0.95
    7. Sweden 0.95
    8. Australia 0.94
    9. Netherlands 0.94
    10. Denmark 0.94
    11. Singapore 0.94
    12. Finland 0.94
    13. United Kingdom 0.93
    14. Belgium 0.93
    15. New Zealand 0.93
    16. Canada 0.93
    17. United States 0.93
    18. Austria 0.92
    19. Israel 0.92
    20. Japan 0.92
    21. Liechtenstein 0.92
    22. Slovenia 0.92
    23. Luxembourg 0.92
    24. South Korea 0.92
    25. Spain 0.90
    26. France 0.90
    27. Czech Republic 0.90
    28. Malta 0.90
    29. Estonia 0.89
    30. Italy 0.89
    31. United Arab Emirates 0.89
    32. Greece 0.89
    33. Cyprus 0.89
    34. Lithuania 0.88
    35. Poland 0.88
    36. Andorra 0.87
    37. Latvia 0.87
    38. Portugal 0.86
    39. Slovakia 0.86
    40. Hungary 0.85
    41. Saudi Arabia 0.85
    42. Bahrain 0.85
    43. Chile 0.85
    44. Croatia 0.85
    45. Qatar 0.85
    46. Argentina 0.85
    47. Brunei 0.84
    48. Montenegro 0.83
    49. Romania 0.83
    50. Palau 0.83
    51. Kazakhstan 0.83
    52. Russia 0.82
    53. Belarus 0.82
    54. Turkey 0.82
    55. Uruguay 0.82
    56. Bulgaria 0.82
    57. Panama 0.82
    58. Bahamas 0.81
    59. Barbados 0.81
    60. Oman 0.81
    61. Georgia 0.81
    62. Costa Rica 0.81
    63. Malaysia 0.81
    64. Kuwait 0.81
    65. Serbia 0.81
    66. Mauritius 0.80
    67. Seychelles 0.80
    68. Trinidad and Tobago 0.80
    69. Albania 0.80
    70. Cuba 0.78
    71. Iran 0.78
    72. Sri Lanka 0.78
    73. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.78
    74. Grenada 0.78
    75. Mexico 0.78
    76. Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.78
    77. Ukraine 0.78
    78. Antigua and Barbuda 0.78
    79. Peru 0.78
    80. Thailand 0.78
    81. Armenia 0.78
    82. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.77
    83. Colombia 0.77
    84. Brazil 0.77
    85. China 0.76
    86. Ecuador 0.76
    87. Saint Lucia 0.76
    88. Azerbaijan 0.76
    89. Dominican Republic 0.76
    90. Moldova 0.75
    91. Algeria 0.75
    92. Lebanon 0.74
    93. Fiji 0.74
    94. Dominica 0.74
    95. Maldives 0.74
    96. Tunisia 0.74
    97. Suriname 0.74
    98. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 0.74
    99. Mongolia 0.74
    100. Botswana 0.74
    101. Jamaica 0.73
    102. Jordan 0.73
    103. Paraguay 0.73
    104. Tonga 0.73
    105. Libya 0.72
    106. Uzbekistan 0.72
    107. Philippines 0.72
    108. Bolivia 0.72
    109. Indonesia 0.72
    110. Belize 0.72
    111. Samoa 0.72
    112. Turkmenistan 0.72
    113. Venezuela 0.71
    114. South Africa 0.71
    115. West Bank and Gaza 0.71
    116. Egypt 0.71
    117. Marshall Islands 0.70
    118. Vietnam 0.70
    119. Gabon 0.70
    120. Kyrgyzstan 0.70
    121. Morocco 0.69
    122. Guyana 0.68
    123. Iraq 0.67
    124. El Salvador 0.67
    125. Tajikistan 0.67
    126. Cape Verde 0.67
    127. Guatemala 0.66
    128. Nicaragua 0.66
    129. Bhutan 0.65
    130. Namibia 0.65
    131. India 0.65
    132. Honduras 0.63
    133. Bangladesh 0.63
    134. Kiribati 0.63
    135. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.63
    136. Micronesia 0.62
    137. Laos 0.61
    138. Swaziland 0.61
    139. Ghana 0.61
    140. Vanuatu 0.61
    141. Timor Leste 0.61
    142. Nepal 0.60
    143. Kenya 0.60
    144. Cambodia 0.59
    145. Equatorial Guinea 0.59
    146. Zambia 0.58
    147. Burma (Myanmar) 0.58
    148. Angola 0.58
    149. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.57
    150. Zimbabwe 0.57
    151. Solomon Islands 0.57
    152. Syria 0.57
    153. Cameroon 0.56
    154. Pakistan 0.56
    155. Papua New Guinea 0.56
    156. Comoros 0.55
    157. Mauritania 0.55
    158. Benin 0.55
    159. Uganda 0.54
    160. Rwanda 0.54
    161. Nigeria 0.54
    162. Ivory Coast 0.54
    163. Tanzania 0.53
    164. Madagascar 0.53
    165. Lesotho 0.53
    166. Djibouti 0.52
    167. Togo 0.52
    168. Senegal 0.51
    169. Afghanistan 0.51
    170. Haiti 0.51
    171. Sudan 0.51
    172. Gambia 0.50
    173. Ethiopia 0.49
    174. Malawi 0.48
    175. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.48
    176. Guinea Bissau 0.48
    177. Liberia 0.48
    178. Guinea 0.48
    179. Yemen 0.47
    180. Eritrea 0.46
    181. Mozambique 0.46
    182. Burkina Faso 0.45
    183. Sierra Leone 0.45
    184. Mali 0.43
    185. Burundi 0.43
    186. South Sudan 0.43
    187. Chad 0.40
    188. Central African Republic 0.40
    189. Niger 0.39

    Human Development Index measures three basic dimensions of human development: life expectancy at birth; adult literacy rate (2/3 weight) and school enrollment ratio (1/3 weight); and GDP per capita (PPP in U.S. dollars).

    Source: U.N.